Texts

Cambrensis eversus

Lynch (John)
  • Latin, Neo-Latin
  • prose
  • Modern sources on Ireland
Author
John LynchLynch (John) / Lucius (Gratianus) (c. 1599–1677) – Irish priest and scholar; author of Cambrensis eversus (1662), under the Latin pseudonym Gratianus Lucius.
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under the pseudonym Gratianus Lucius
Language
  • Latin Neo-Latin
Date
first published in 1662
Form
prose (primary)

Classification

Modern sources on Ireland

[0.1] Epistola dedicatoria

Summary:
Dedication to Charles II

[0.2] Index capitum

[1] Operis introductio

Summary:
Introduction

[2] Caput II

[3] Caput III

[4] Caput IV

[5] Caput V

[6] Caput VI

[7] Caput VII

[8] Caput VIII

[9] Caput IX

[10] Caput X

[11] Caput XI

[12] Caput XII

[13] Caput XIII

[14] Caput XIV

[15] Caput XV

[16] Caput XVI

[17] Caput XVII

[18] Caput XVIII

[19] Caput XIX

[20] Caput XX » entry

Description:

[21] Caput XXI

[22] Caput XXII

[23] Caput XXIII

[24] Caput XXIV

[25] Caput XXV

[26] Caput XXVI

[27] Caput XXVII

[28] Caput XXVIII

[29] Caput XXIX

[30] Caput XXX

[31] Caput XXXI

[32] Caput XXXII

Sources

Primary sources Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.

Original publication
[printed book] Lynch, John [Gratianus, Lucius], Cambrensis eversus, seu potius historica fides in rebus hibernicis Giraldo Cambrensi abrogata, (Saint Malo), 1662.
Editions
[ed.] Lynch, John, and Matthew Kelly [ed. and tr.], Cambrensis eversus, seu potius Historica fides in rebus Hibernicis Giraldo Cambrensi abrogata, vol. 1, Dublin: for the Celtic Society, 1848.
Internet Archive: <link>, <link>
[ed.] Lynch, John, and Matthew Kelly [ed. and tr.], Cambrensis eversus, seu potius historica fides in rebus Hibernicis Giraldo Cambrensi abrogata, vol. 2, Dublin: for the Celtic Society, 1850.
Internet Archive: <link>, <link>
[ed.] Lynch, John, and Matthew Kelly [ed. and tr.], Cambrensis eversus, seu potius Historica fides in rebus Hibernicis Giraldo Cambrensi abrogata, vol. 3, Dublin: for the Celtic Society, 1851–1852.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

Secondary sources (select)

Breatnach, Liam, A companion to the Corpus iuris Hibernici, Early Irish Law Series 5, Dublin: DIAS, 2005.  
comments: A companion to Binchy (D. A.) 1978a. Review article: McLeod, N., “A true companion to the Corpus iuris Hibernici”, Peritia 19 (2005).
161–162
Cunningham, Bernadette, “Representations of king, parliament and the Irish people in Geoffrey Keating’s Foras feasa ar Éirinn and John Lynch’s Cambrensis eversus (1662)”, in: Ohlmeyer, Jane H. [ed.], Political thought in seventeenth-century Ireland: kingdom or colony, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. 131–154.
Leerssen, Joep, Mere Irish and Fíor-Ghael: studies in the idea of Irish nationality, its development and literary expression prior to the nineteenth century, Amsterdam: Benjamins, 1986.
320ff
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